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Descriptor English: Gram-Positive Bacteria
Descriptor Spanish: Bacterias Grampositivas
Descriptor Portuguese: Bactérias Gram-Positivas
Descriptor French: Bactéries à Gram positif
Entry term(s): Gram Positive Bacteria
Tree number(s): B03.510
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006094
Scope note: Bacteria which retain the crystal violet stain when treated by Gram's method.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; do not use as a routine coordinate for a gram-positive bacterium; infection equals GRAM-POSITIVE BACTERIAL INFECTIONS
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Bacteria (1966-1983)
Public MeSH Note: 84,73-75
Online Note: search BACTERIA 1973-75
History Note: 84,73-75
Entry Version: GRAM POS BACT
DeCS ID: 6244
Unique ID: D006094
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1984/01/01
Date of Entry: 1983/06/03
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Gram-Positive Bacteria - Preferred
Concept UI M0009592
Scope note Bacteria which retain the crystal violet stain when treated by Gram's method.
Preferred term Gram-Positive Bacteria
Entry term(s) Gram Positive Bacteria



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